SOURCE: HQ Sustainable Maritime Industries, Inc.

March 26, 2008 11:28 ET

HQ Sustainable Maritime Industries Announces Conference Call to Discuss Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2007 Results

SEATTLE, WA--(Marketwire - March 26, 2008) - HQ Sustainable Maritime Industries, Inc. (AMEX: HQS) ("HQS" or the "Company"), a leader in toxin-free integrated aquaculture and aquatic product processing with operations in Hainan, PRC, today announced that the Company will host a conference call at 11:00 a.m. Pacific Time on Monday, March 31, 2008 to discuss results for the fourth quarter and fiscal year 2007.

The conference call will include Mr. Norbert Sporns, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, and Mr. Jean-Pierre Dallaire, Chief Financial Officer.

To participate in this live conference call, please dial the following number five to ten minutes prior to the scheduled conference call time: (888) 339-2688. International callers should call (617) 847-3007. The Conference Pass Code is 34867236.

Replay of the conference call will be available from 1:00 p.m. Pacific Time on March 31 through Monday, April 14. To access the replay, call (888) 286-8010. International callers should call (617) 801-6888. The Conference Pass Code is 94680997.

About HQ Sustainable Maritime Industries, Inc.

HQ Sustainable Maritime Industries, Inc. is an integrated aquaculture and aquatic product processing company, with operations based in the environmentally pristine island province of Hainan, in the South China Sea. HQS practices co-operative sustainable aquaculture, using nutraceutically enriched feeds and conducting fish processing and sales. The company is dedicated to sustainable toxin-free methods giving its customers the purest products possible. The Company holds HACCP certification from the U.S. FDA and the EU Code assignment of quality, permitting its products to be sold in these international markets. It owns a nutraceuticals and health products company, which is HACCP and GMP certified, and produces and sells products subject to stringent laboratory tests certified by the China Ministry of Health. This GMP certified plant produces nutraceuticals, which enrich feed used by HQS' cooperative aquaculture operations. In addition to headquarters in Seattle, HQ has operational offices in Wenchang, Hainan (http://www.hqfish.com).

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Contact Information

  • Contact:

    HQ Sustainable Maritime Industries, Inc.
    Norbert Sporns
    Chief Executive Officer
    Phone: 206-621-9888
    Email: Email Contact

    CCG Elite Investor Relations
    Crocker Coulson
    President
    Phone: +1-646-213-1915
    Email: Email Contact